SOUTH MATCHPLAY Re-DRAW

SOUTH CHAMPIONSHIP – MATCHPLAY

FIRST ROUND DRAW ON SUNDAY 27 AUGUST at STRANRAER

Due to a misunderstanding it has been necessary to make a re-draw for the South Matchplay Championship at Stranraer on Sunday 27 August.

Re-Draw

8.30     Kyle McClung (Wigtownshire County) v David McCreadie (Newton Stewart)

8.40     Danny McConnachie (D&C) v Clark Riddick (Southerness)

8.50     Martin McNae (Lochmaben) v Bob Graham (Stranraer)

9.00     Anslie Bagnall (D&G) v I Johnston (Wigtownshire County)

9.10     Chris Corbett (D&G) v Nathan Watson (Kirkcudbright)

9.20     Colin Hamilton (Stranraer) v Dave Gladstone (Stranraer)

9.30     Neil Hamilton (Powfoot) v F Greenhorn (Stranraer)

9.40     Allan Birdsall (D&G) v William Squires (Kirkcudbright)

The Association regrets any inconvenience caused.

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NCF DURHAM v SOUTH JUNIORS

The Junior team travelled over the Pennines for their last Northern Counties League match of the season against Durham at Consett on Friday 11 August. Consett Golf course is a beautiful tree lined parkland course with many plateaued greens making the par of 70 difficult to attain.

Two of the boys,

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DRAW FOR SOUTH CHAMPIONSHIP

 

The updated draw for the South of Scotland Championship to be played at Stranraer Golf Club on Sunday 20 August 2017 is as follows:-

08.00 & 12.30      D Borland (S/Ness); M Mc Culloch (Portpatrick);

08.10 & 12.40      J  Brodie ( N/Stewart); C Riddick  (S/Ness);

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SOUTH JUNIORS v NORTHUMBERLAND

Northumberland Juniors were the visitors to Dumfries & Galloway Golf Club on Monday 7 August for the return match in the Northern Counties League. They had come with a strong team after the first match a fortnight ago in Northumberland when South was victorious by 9 games to 3.

The course was in immaculate condition on a bright summer’s day when the morning foursomes got the match underway with Jamie Marchbank (D&G) and Callum McMillan (Kirkcudbright) leading off for the South.

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NCF SOUTH v DURHAM

The superbly presented Powfoot Golf Club was the venue for the South Junior’s match against Durham Juniors on Friday 4 August. On a typical summer’s day by the seaside with sunny intervals and a strong westerly breeze both teams turned up with a depleted squad due to late call-offs; South had one player missing and Durham two.

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NORTHERN COUNTIES CHAMPIONSHIPS

The Northern Counties Federation Junior Championships between eight man teams from Northumberland, Durham, Cumbria and South of Scotland were held this year on Tuesday 1 August at Arcot Hall Golf Club, Northumberland.

The format was 36 holes strokeplay with the top six players from each team counting towards the team total with the lowest total being acclaimed champions.

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NCF – South Juniors v Northumberland

The day of the match, Wednesday 26 July, against the Northumberland Juniors dawned wet and windy at Percywood Golf Club in Northumberland. The tree-lined parkland course, although wet and heavy underfoot, was very well presented for this Northern Counties Federation league match.

The South had sent a very strong team with all the boys playing at the top of their game and confident of victory.

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SOUTH AREA RESPONSE TO SGL DRAFT STRATEGY

The Executive of the South of Scotland Golfers’ Association is disappointed in the Draft Strategy document in that there is very little detail with important facts and figures omitted. To not include these is paramount to commercial blackmail.

The Executive, with the approval of all the Clubs in the Area,

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FRASER SHIELD – 3 COUNTIES

On a sunny but blustery day on Thursday 27 July three 6 man teams of Junior golfers representing Dumfriesshire, Kirkcudbrightshire and Wigtownshire played in their annual match over Kirkcudbright Golf Course. The course was in immaculate condition and very well presented for this friendly but intense confrontation between the respective Counties.

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JUNIORS SOUTH v NORTHUMBERLAND

The day of the match, Wednesday 26 July, against the Northumberland Juniors dawned wet and windy at Percywood Golf Club in Northumberland. The tree-lined parkland course, although wet and heavy underfoot, was very well presented for this Northern Counties Federation league match.

The South had sent a very strong team with all the boys playing at the top of their game and confident of victory.

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